Stories about Buckfield

Baseball: Buckfield seniors savor end of an era

STANDISH — The coach and his three seniors lingered at Larry Mahaney Diamond a little longer than everyone else. They exchanged handshakes, accepted hugs and posed for pictures together. Coach Joe McLaughlin and captains Owen Bennett, Keenan Stockdale and Jonah Williams didn't seem t...

Class D West Baseball Championship: Wiscasset blanks Buckfield

Wiscasset second baseman Bryson Grover ranges to his left to snag a sharply hit line drive to record an out during Wednesday afternoon's Class D Regional Final Baseball Championship game at Saint Josehp's College in Standish.

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H.S. Baseball: Buckfield's Williams armed, ready

Buckfield pitcher Jonah Williams will start on the mound during Wednesday's Western Class D final against Wiscasset. 

Class D West Baseball Semifinal: Buckfield blanks Searsport with Williams' gem

BUCKFIELD — It didn't matter that Jonah Williams pitched three innings in a playoff game two sunsets earlier, or that his Buckfield baseball team was hoping to end up earning another game or two next week. Saturday was the senior left-hander's day the moment he poured the milk on his...

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H.S. roundup: Bucks roll in baseball; Lisbon baseball, Buckfield softball fall

BUCKFIELD — Owen Bennett went 3-for-3 from the plate as Buckfield rolled to a 15-1 victory over Greenville in a five-inning Western Class D baseball quarterfinal. Bennett crushed a pair of doubles while batting in three runs for the Bucks (10-4). Bennett and Jonah Williams combi...

Western D softball: Young Bobcats still have the edge

Local players to watch: Hannah Gallant, Sr. 1b, Buckfield, Alannah Knox, Sr OF, Buckfield, Arrabine Dunn, Sr. 3b, Buckfield; Taylor Esty, Jr. P, Rangeley, Tori Letarte, Sr SS, Rangeley, Blayke Morin, Soph. C, Rangeley. Favorites: Richmond graduated nine se...

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H.S. Baseball: Bucks sweep Lakers

BUCKFIELD — Buckfield's doubleheader sweep of Greenville on Saturday wasn't quite as simple as Tyler Vallee picking up Owen Bennett in Game 1 and Bennett returning the favor in Game 2. But the duo certainly had a knack for finishing with a flair. Vallee's two-run, two-out single in t...

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H.S. Roundup: Lisbon baseball rallies past Winthrop

LISBON — Kyle Bourget struck out 12 and scattered six hits as Lisbon defeated Winthrop 6-3 in MVC baseball action Tuesday. Joe Philbrick had three hits for Lisbon (6-2) The Greyhounds rallied from a 3-0 deficit in the third, plating all six runs in the bottom of the same innin...

H.S. softball: Buckfield edges Rangeley

BUCKFIELD — Sometimes softball pitchers not only rely on a tireless arm but also nerves of steel. There were moments Tuesday that Buckfield pitcher Amber Arsenault needed to settle her stress level a little bit. When she did, the junior hurler was at her best. Despite facing a couple...

Roundup: Patriots shut down Flyers; Bucks top Seagulls

GRAY — Co-Captain Justin McKenna belted out three hits, drove in two runs and stole five bases to lead Gray-New Gloucester to a 5-1 victory over Waynflete in a season opening KVAC baseball tilt Thursday. After two scoreless frames, the Patriots (1-0) put three runs on the board in th...